John Bukowski's Research
Dr. Bukowski's current research interests include the history of mathematics, particularly that of the 17th and 18th centuries. He has done research on the Dutch mathematician and scientist Christiaan Huygens. His recent publications include the following:
- "Christiaan Huygens and the Problem of the Hanging Chain", College Mathematics Journal 39 (2008), 2-11.
- "Huygens, Holland, and Hanging Chains, or L'affaire de la chaine", Juniata Voices 6 (2006), 85-95.
- "The Quantitative Requirement at Juniata College," in Current Practices in Quantitative Literacy Programs, MAA Notes, Washington, DC, 2006.